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Valentines Day Gift Of Gloves

A Valentines Day historical tradition: Just prior to the Elizabethan era, gloves were worn almost exclusively by men. But, by the late 16th century, gloves became a traditional Valentine’s Day gift for women. In fact, it became custom for a … Continue reading

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Victorian Era Lovers

VICTORIAN ERA LOVERS is a place for all who feel true passion for Victoriana: the history, art and customs of that splendid period which went from 1837 up to 1901, where Victoria (1819-1901) was the Queen of Great Britain and … Continue reading

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Victorian Christmas “Cracker” How To

Christmas Cracker Materials: 1 toilet tissue roll snapper (available at craft stores) any small favours you wish to add an 8 x 10″ piece of crepe paper 2 pieces of 8 x 5″ crepe paper decorative trimmings glue transparent tape … Continue reading

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